Season’s Restaurant at Highland Lake Inn

Out of all of the restaurants located near our Highland Lake rentals, Seasons is by far the most highly recommended when it comes to a full service menu. Located at the historic Highland Lake Inn, Seasons offers a premium menu featuring a variety of unique takes on contemporary American and continental cuisine.

The kitchen at Seasons sources as much of its produce as possible directly from its gardens located right here at Highland Lake, providing diners with a unique garden to table dining experience. The remainder of their ingredients are purchased locally when possible, including great tasting meats, edible flowers and exceptionally fresh fish.

Enjoying a dinner at Season’s Restaurant is truly an experience that will bring out the gourmand in everyone. With a changing menu featuring fresh ingredients and items appropriate for each season, every meal at Season’s features the aromas, textures and flavors that signature of each time of the year. A couple of entrees that are indicative of the chef’s range at Highland Lake Season’s Restaurant include curry marinated rack of lamb and wild king salmon with lemon pesto.

When it comes to breakfast and dinner at Season’s, visitors can expect to be treated with excellent food at a reasonable price in a very family-friendly atmosphere. While the kitchen still brings their A game to the morning and midday menus, the prices are far more affordable, complementing a dining atmosphere that suits just about any occasion. Common breakfast items include custom made frittatas, country style red potatoes and apple wood smoked bacon. As for lunch, Season’s provides the perfect setting to break up the day with a healthy salad filled with garden fresh veggies or one of the kitchen’s many sandwich, pizza and lunch plate picks.

Every Sunday, Season’s also offers a lavish Sunday buffet that offers incredible brunches with entrees and sides perfect for diners of all ages. Brunch items can vary based somewhat on which ingredients are in season at the moment, but you can always depend on the talented kitchen staff for a sumptuous meal. Guests of our Highland Lake rentals can expect to find a wide selection of savory delights ranging from Southern classics like buttermilk biscuits and sausage gravy or shrimp and grits to terrific entrees like freshly carved jerk prime rib or marinated chicken breast stuffed with veggies fresh from the garden. The brunch buffet is served from 10:30 to 2:00 pm, and reservations are available by calling ahead at 1-800-635-5101.

In addition to their celebrated lunch, brunch and dinner menus, Season’s has also been recognized by Wine Spectator for their extensive wine list with the magazine’s Award of Excellence every year since 2000. With some 1000 bottles of wine in their inventory, Season’s has the perfect wine to compliment every meal and occasion, as well as a knowledgeable wait staff that can ask any questions you may have. Roughly 25% of the bottles available on their wine list are affordably priced at under $30.

The incredible food served by Season’s Restaurant at Highland Lake Inn is just one reason why so many people choose our Highland Lake rentals as their vacation destination. For more information about our North Carolina cottages and cabins, please call Diana at 1-800-873-0224.